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Painter Posted on Feb 27, 2018 by Knight Painting & Contracting

  • Location Grande Prairie, AB
  • Earnings $18.00 to $20.00 hourly
  • Work Hours 30 to 44 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 1 Vacancy
  • Closing Date Mar 29, 2018
Job Requirements


Knight Painting & Contracting




No degree, certificate or diploma


3 years to less than 5 years

Weight Handling

Up to 23 kg (50 lbs)

Wood Finishing Specializations


Specific Skills

  • Repair cracks and holes
  • Prepare, clean and sand surfaces to be painted
  • Apply paint, wallpaper and other materials and finishes to interior and exterior surfaces

Surface Preparation Experience

Drywall taping/patching

Security and Safety

  • Bondable
  • Driving record check (abstract)

Own Tools/Equipment

Steel-toed safety boots

Work Site Environment

  • At heights
  • Odours

Transportation/Travel Information

  • Own vehicle
  • Valid driver's licence

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Physically demanding
  • Attention to detail
  • Hand-eye co-ordination
  • Ability to distinguish between colours
  • Bending, crouching, kneeling

Work Location Information

  • Various locations
  • Relocation costs not covered by employer

Coating/Application Specialization

  • Paint spraying
  • Novelty and decorative effects

Personal Suitability

  • Initiative
  • Effective interpersonal skills
  • Flexibility
  • Team player
  • Reliability

How to Apply

Anyone who can legally work in Canada can apply for this job. If you are not currently authorized to work in Canada, the employer will not consider your job application.

Advertised Until

Mar 29, 2018

Important notice: This job posting has been provided by an external employer.The Government of Alberta and the Government of Canada are not responsible for the accuracy, authenticity or reliability of the content.

Interest Codes
The Painter is part of the following larger National Occupational Classification (NOC).
Painters and Decorators

Interest in copying information to mix and thin paint to obtain desired colour and texture; in preparing and cleaning surfaces using methods such as scraping, sanding, sand-blasting, hydro-blasting and steam-cleaning; in removing old wallpaper and loose paint; in repairing cracks and holes in walls; and in sandpapering and applying sealers


Interest in operating spray equipment and other associated equipment; and in using brushes and rollers to apply paint and other materials


Interest in speaking to customers to provide advice on colour schemes and wall coverings

Reading Interest Codes
A Quick Guide

The interest code helps you figure out if you’d like to work in a particular occupation. 
It’s based on the Canadian Work Preference Inventory (CWPI), which measures 5 occupational interests: Directive, Innovative, Methodical, Objective and Social.

Each set of 3 interest codes is listed in order of importance.

A code in capital letters means it’s a strong fit for the occupation.

A code in all lowercase letters means the fit is weaker.

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